Lam Research Corporation ( LRCX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 09, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LRCX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $65.02, the dividend yield is .28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LRCX was $65.02, representing a -0.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.36 and a 49.99% increase over the 52 week low of $43.35.
LRCX is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). LRCX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.83. Zacks Investment Research reports LRCX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 97.99%, compared to an industry average of 6.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to LRCX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LRCX as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYT with an increase of 6.6% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LRCX at 1.75%.
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